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An Interview with Vanessa R
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An Interview with Vanessa R

Vanessa Rapisarda is a 34 year old stay-at-home mom of three kids, ages 7, 5 & 2.  Since her battle with postpartum depression after the birth of her second child, Vanessa has become a strong advocate for postpartum depression awareness and helping other mothers tell their stories. How did your parenting journey start? My parenting…

How does exercise affect mental health?
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How does exercise affect mental health?

Some people meditate to relieve stress, whilst others turn to hobbies such as cooking, travelling and knitting. The mind-body connection is so significant that what we physically do with our body can impact our mental state, and vice versa–what we think and feel can affect our biological functioning. So it should come as no surprise…

It Starts with Asda
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It Starts with Asda

If I told you it takes about 5 minutes to prepare (from scratch) the best pesto you’ll ever have, would you believe me?  I too was skeptical, until I was put to the test.  And what if I told you that recipes like mango salsa, creamy hollandaise and guacamole were just as simplistic but tasted…

This bubble hasn’t burst
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This bubble hasn’t burst

When Bubble first came out, I was skeptical.  The more I researched, the more of a cynic I became.  Don’t get me wrong, I thought the concept was pretty genius – but for a control freak with trust issues, aka me… did I really want to leave my child with someone I just booked via…

An Interview with Sasha Ticali
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An Interview with Sasha Ticali

Sasha is a full time, stay at home mom and blogger.  She’s married to her husband Nick and has 2 gorgeous little boys, Alexander, 2 and Lucas, born in November 2017.  We were fortunate to cross paths with her and recently interviewed her parenting journey.  She talks to us about self doubt, postpartum depression, parenting…